Getting dumped

Jul 19, 2013

The Absolute Worst Ways To Get Dumped [Dude’s List]

There are just a ton of horror stories out there that hopefully you can look back on and laugh about...but that won’t be the case for everyone, unfortunately.

Apr 15, 2013

Do “We Have To Talk?” [Ask A Dude]

Why is asking to talk to a guy a big deal? Recently I texted my FWB that I wanted to talk to him, and asked if he had a minute later on in the day. He immediately shot back, "What's it about? Am I in trouble?"

Sep 18, 2012

An Open Letter to the Boy Who Snubbed Me

To quote Workaholics, “If you don’t want to date me, that’s fine, I get that. But you’re wrong and I hate you.” I understand that you don’t think that I would make a very good girlfriend, but once again you’re wrong. I would be an amazing girlfriend and my reasons are three fold.

The Proper Way to Break Up With Someone

We’re all aware that e-mail, texts, and post-its just aren’t respectful, considerate, mature, or human ways of breaking up with someone.

Jun 3, 2012

Dude's List: 11 Times It's Cool for A Man to Cry

Alright, let’s dig into this stereotype that men don’t show their emotions as much as women. True? False. Men do. Men do in lots of ways. Just not always smart, rational, or legal ways (but why only condemn men for that, right?) One of the ways that men have been, in certain cases, brought up to believe is unacceptable is crying.

Nov 28, 2011

An Open Letter To My Rebound Guy

So, after a few sloppy dances and sweaty hugs, my friends finally find me and let me know you are, in fact, not as attractive as I had thought, and I depart. Without you. (Tease move number one). But not before you whip out your iPhone4 and I shout my number over the music. And that’s how it always begins.

Jul 9, 2011

Jul 8, 2011

Single Girl Society: You May Not Be Better Off Without Him…But You Will Be

No girl is “better off” heartbroken. And yet when you find yourself newly single attending your first mostly-couples party disappointingly sober, the frenemy you wish was just your enemy drops her not-so-consoling version of a consolation for your breakup – “You’re better off without him,” she says and you cant help but want to punch her.

Jun 10, 2011

WTF Friday: It Was Probably For The Better

There's no easy was to breakup with someone. It's just an innately uncomfortable situation. Inevitably there will be some harsh words and ugly cry faces. Someone will shamefully grovel and plea, either for forgiveness or to be taken back.

May 24, 2008

Getting Fired: How to Deal

I got fired. It came out of nowhere, like a ton of bricks on my head. I was called in...

Sep 7, 2007

Yep. I Got Dumped. Fantastic.

We’ve all been there…right?? Getting dumped? It’s happened to us all? Yes? …please say yes, so I don’t feel horribly...

May 13, 2007

Uh…Someone I don’t even like just dumped me!

“Hey! Sorry it took me so long to respond! I had a good time too last Saturday! I won’t be...